Lately Microsoft has been pushing out new Linux distributions for the Windows Subsystem For Linux (WSL) lately. First, Kali Linux was released earlier this week and now Microsoft adds Debian GNU/Linux to the Windows Store.
Microsoft released yesterday a Windows update to fix driver issues with USB devices introduced in the February 2018 Patch Tuesday security updates.
A Google security engineer says Microsoft has failed to properly patch a security flaw affecting Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 distributions.
Malware that embeds a null character in its code can bypass security scans performed by the Anti-Malware Scan Interface (AMSI) on Windows 10 boxes.
An Albuquerque man has sued Microsoft and its CEO âSatya Nadellaâ seeking a fresh copy of Windows 7 or $600 million in damages.
Microsoft has released Windows Insider build 17101 to insiders to continue testing RS4 as it nears release. For insiders who opted to skip ahead, Microsoft has also started push out RS5 build 17604 for testing.
Microsoft announced today that they will be adding Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 support to their Windows Defender ATP cloud-based threat intelligence service. These new endpoint agents will be available this summer.
Today Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview BuildÂ 17093Â for PC to insiders in the fast ring and to those who skip ahead. This was a big release with a lot of new features, changes, and bug fixes. Some of the new features areÂ aÂ new delete button for diagnostic data, new multi-gpu application level settings, and WSL updates.
A security researcher has found a way to bypass the "Controlled Folder Access" feature added in Windows 10 in October 2017, which Microsoft has touted as a reliable anti-ransomware defensive measure.
Microsoft announced yesterday that future versions of the standalone Office 2019 app will work on Windows 10 versions exclusively.
Windows 10 has surpassed Windows 7 for the first time, according to analytics firm StatCounter. In a presser released today, the company says that according to data gathered in January 2018, Windows 10 reached 42.78% in terms of worldwide internet usage, compared to 41.86% for Windows 7, and 8.72% for Windows 8.1,.
With the next major release of the Windows 10 operating system, scheduled for April-May 2018, Microsoft plans to let users see what telemetry data the company is collecting from each of their devices.
Today Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview BuildÂ 17074Â for PC to insiders in the fast ring. It is important to note that computer's with AMD processors will have this preview build blocked due to the Spectre & Meltdown security update rollout as explained in this support article.
According to Microsoft the rollout of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is now fully available worldwide. Originally released to select group of devices and regions, over time a new feature update is made available to a wider audience.Â At this time, Fall Creators Update is now available to all users running Windows 10.
Yesterday Microsoft updated the release notes for Windows 10 Insider buildÂ 17063 to add to the list of known bugs related to this version. It so happens that one of these bugs is one that I am having after upgrading to this build.
Microsoft has released updates earlier this month to patch a vulnerability in the Windows 10 Hello facial recognition system that allows an attacker to bypass the facial scan with a printed photo.
Microsoft released Windows 10 Preview BuildÂ 17063Â for PC today & it is filled to the brim with new features and improvements. Not only do we have theTimeline and Sets features, but also Windows Defender Application Guard (WDAG) being added to Professional, Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) improvements, new developer tools, & more.
A Google security researcher has found and helped patch a severe vulnerability in Keeper, a password manager application that Microsoft has been bundling with some Windows 10 distributions this year.
For those who would like remote console access to their Windows 10 computers, the built-in Windows 10 OpenSSHÂ Server may be what you are looking for. Even better, for those who are familiar with OpenSSHÂ from using it in Linux, the Windows 10 version operates pretty much the same.